Arjan Sissing will assume leadership of the Corporate Brand Marketing department as Senior Vice President in the corporate department of Corporate Communications and Responsibility at Deutsche Post DHL. Arjan Sissing will succeed Wolfgang Giehl, who has decided to leave the company at the end of the year following 18 years of service.
Sissing will bring more than 20 years of professional experience in various sales and marketing functions at major B2B and B2C companies to his new position. Before joining Deutsche Post DHL in 2012, he served as the Head of Marketing & Technology for the EMEA region at AkzoNobel. After moving to the company, he worked closely with Wolfgang Giehl as Vice President Brand Strategy on the future orientation of Deutsche Post DHL's brand appearance.
Deutsche Post AG, operating under the trade name Deutsche Post DHL, is the world's largest courier company. With its headquarters in Bonn, the corporation has 467,088 employees in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide and generated revenue of € 51.48 billion in 2010. Currently, 24.8% of its shares are held by the state-owned KfW bank, 74.5% are freely floating; 67.0% of which are held by institutional and 7.5% by private investors. Since its privatization, Deutsche Post has significantly expanded its business area through acquisitions. Deutsche Post is listed in the DAX stock market index.